Acupressure wristbands versus metoclopramide for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting

Ann Saudi Med. Jul-Aug 2008;28(4):287-91. doi: 10.5144/0256-4947.2008.287.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Acupressure / instrumentation*
  • Adult
  • Antiemetics / administration & dosage*
  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic*
  • Double-Blind Method
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Metoclopramide / administration & dosage*
  • Middle Aged
  • Placebos
  • Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting / prevention & control*
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Wrist

Substances

  • Antiemetics
  • Placebos
  • Metoclopramide